• Matt Woods (left) gives a high five to his swimmers after clinching the Section Two title last season. Woods recently stepped down after a successful run as head swimming coach at Cocalico
    Woods resigns after nine years of success

    When Matt Woods graduated from Cocalico High School in 2003, he played football, basketball and volleyball. Naturally, he was hired five years later to be a head coach……of the swim team. Actually, 2008 was not his first...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Matt Oberly (in black) talks with his players during a time-out in their District Three playoff game vs. Trinity two weeks ago. Oberly, who was named L-L League Coach of the Year this season, has stepped down after five seasons as head boys’ lacrosse coach. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Oberly steps down as Cocalico boys’ lax coach

    Matt Oberly, who took the Cocalico boys’ lacrosse pro-gram from a dead-last finish in 2016 to a magical 2017 season that included a third-place regular season finish, as well as L-L League and District Three playoff berths,...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Polo season opens Sunday

    Polo season opens this Sunday at Forney Field in Rothsville. Tailgating starts at 1 p.m., and the match begins at 2:30. To learn more, visit lancasterpolo.org.

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Brendan Holbritter was seriously injured Friday, April 21, 2017, when he fell from his friend's car in Ephrata.
    Holbritter pens own update in e-mail to Review

    Ephrata High School junior Brendan Holbritter, who was critically-injured in an accident April 21, has been making amazing strides over the past two weeks. In fact, this past weekend, he provided his own update to his condition...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s long jumper Demetri Whitsett brought home the fourth-place State AAA medal with this jump at the State Championship Meet on Saturday. Photo by Mike Shull
    Whitsett earns fourth place in long jump

    Cocalico’s Demetri Whitsett didn’t dwell on the fact that he missed out on making the finals in the 300 hurdles Friday at the State Track Meet in Shippensburg. With the boys AAA long jump still ahead, Saturday...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • After clearing 6-4, Ephrata high jumper Elie Basenga puts everything into this attempt at 6-6. Basenga earned the AAA bronze medal for his efforts at Shippensburg University on Saturday. Photo by Mike Shull
    Basenga takes bronze medal; Lefever claims sixth at States

    Elie Basenga could only shake his head Saturday when asked about his journey as a first-year track athlete who made it to the podium at States. Zach Lefever looked somewhat relieved and definitely exhausted after a wild...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Demetri Whitsett comes in for a landing in the boys long jump Saturday at the District Three Track and Field Championships at Shippensburg University. Whitsett earned a silver medal in the event. Photo by Casey Kreider
    Cocalico claims five medals

    Eagles qualify for States in four events The District Three Track & Field Championships held this past Friday and Saturday at Shippensburg University brought out the best in most of the Cocalico’s contingent. And when all of...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Hunter Johns, shown here from an earlier game, pitched a strong game Monday in the first round of Districts despite taking the loss. Photo by Kirk Niedermyer
    Northern rallies to eliminate Mounts

    DILLSBURG—Ephrata sophomore pitcher Hunter Johns certainly gave his team a chance Monday night in the District Three opener at Northern York. The young lefty spun a gem through the first four innings, keeping a solid Polar Bear...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Zach Lefever flashes his silver medal after taking second place in the 3,200 at Districts. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Another silver for Lefever

    Ephrata sends nine to States Ephrata’s Zach Lefever knew when he had to kick it into high gear during the running of the 3,200 at the District Three Track Meet Friday at Shippensburg University. Heading into the...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Demetri Whitsett (left) clears the hurdle during the L-L Meet this past Saturday. Whitsett went on to win four medals to pace the Eagles. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Whitsett earns four medals to pace Cocalico

    Demetri Whitsett enjoys staying busy. That’s why he chose, as he has in every single meet this season, to enter four events this past weekend at the rain-soaked L-L League Track Meet. “Staying busy keeps me warmed...

    • Posted May 17, 2017
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